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Undergraduate | RMI-SCE210 | 2023

The Changing Environment

Orbit the earth’s structure. Revisit cosmic beginnings and compare the atmosphere, geosphere, hydrosphere and biosphere today. Scan the scope of space from stars and soils to tectonics. Use Melbourne as a setting to demonstrate your learning. 

Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks

Start dates

  • 27 Feb 2023

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The Changing Environment

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. Describe the theories related to the development of Earth
    2. Explain the evidence used to support the theories
    3. Explain the behaviour of a range of geological occurrences such as volcanic eruptions and earthquakes
    4. Describe the development of the atmosphere
    5. Explain the function of different parts of the atmosphere.

Entry requirements

To enrol in this subject, you must be admitted into a degree.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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